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Unaccompanied Immigrant Kids Are Still Coming into Texas

Bill Holston, executive director of the Human Rights Initiative of North Texas, says rates are significantly lower now than they were even in the …

Texas Independence Babes

Yee-haw – It’s Texas Independence Day! On this day in 1836, the Texas Declaration of Independence was adopted. And 173 years later, the state is …

Meet Your Texas Makers: Dublin Texas Root Beer

Rooting for Dublin<p>So when the plant stopped bottling what Texans fondly referred to as “Dublin Dr Pepper” in 2012, some people wrote off the …

Meet Your Texas Makers: Nokona

The company’s deep-seated commitment to staying in its hometown of Nocona has made it the country’s largest American-made baseball glove …

Outsourcing

Best Hidden Places in Texas for Road-Trippin'

So if you're still busy planning out a summer vacation, perhaps you should eschew the typical and head for the hills — of the Hill Country, perhaps — …

14 Tiny Texas Towns That Are Totally Worth The Trip

The Lone Star State is a haven for the small and quaint. Make sure the journey is as fun as your destination. Born of sports car heritage, the new Porsche Macan is almost too much fun to drive. Key word: almost.

Meet Your Texas Makers: Texas Tamale Company

It’s A Wrap<p>The Texas Tamale Company’s roots go back to the 1980s, when the original owner sold tamales from a pushcart on the streets of Houston. …

Mexico

Four Dallas Beats Producers You Need to Hear Now

<b>Larce Blake</b><p>Larce Blake turns 20 years old in November, marking 10 years that he's been creating music. A classically trained pianist since age 10, …

State Fair of Texas Photo Contest 2014

Our judges<p>Deborah Ferguson<p>NBC5<p>Jaime Benn<p>Dallas Stars<p>Ken Geiger<p>National Geographic<p>Big Tex<p>State Fair of Texas

Texas

Texas shaped sunset in Texas

27 Reasons Living In Texas Ruins You For Life

You can travel the world, but few places are quite like Texas.

Texas

Dallas, TX by A. Nudle Watson Copr. 2014 A. Nudle Watson. All Rights Reserved.

SpaceX Plans To Send People From Brownsville To Mars In Order To Save Mankind

Say this for SpaceX (and Tesla Motors) founder and CEO Elon Musk: He doesn’t have a <i>low</i> opinion of his abilities or the importance of his ideas. The …

Space Travel

Most of the Worst Highways For Traffic in Texas Are in Houston, But Dallas and Austin Shouldn’t Feel Too Left Out

The Texas A&M Transportation Institute released its annual list of the most congested highways in the state this week. You can probably guess where …

El Paso

Epic moon in Fort Worth

The State of Texas: August 29, 2014

Headline of the Day<p>— an editorial from the <i>Concord Monitor</i> (New Hamphire). The internet is still waiting on someone to create an image of Perry, naked …

A Texas Tailgating Menu

A Texas Tailgating Menu<p>Food-tested, football-fan-approved.<p>AP Photo/Ralph Lauer<p>On any given weekend between August and December, nearly every football …

5 Whataburger Condiments Coming to a Supermarket Near You

Great news, Texas! Your ability to enjoy Whataburger condiments from the comfort of your own home is about to expand from “spicy ketchup” to “spicy …

Texas

An Aqueous Asylum

And then there’s the spectacle of the water cascading down the concrete terraces and splashing past the steps that lead visitors down to a pentagon …

State Fair of Texas

<b>More than a decade of decadence</b><p>Since 2005, the State Fair’s Big Tex Choice Awards contest has solidified the annual exposition as the top fair for …

Food & Dining

Oil Paintings

As a child in the nineties, Ben Sklar traveled from Austin to Luling to play soccer games and frequently found himself gazing at the town’s numerous …

Texas

Texas Top 40, No. 7, Fredericksburg

“FREDERICKSBURG HAS IT ALL: GOLF, THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF THE PACIFIC WAR, ENCHANTED ROCK, 290 WINE TRAIL, GERMAN HERITAGE, SHOPPING, B&BS, AND GREAT …

Texas

21 Reasons Why Texas Girls Are The Best

It's that Southern charm y'all.

Texas

45 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Fort Worth

1. It’s said that outlaws Frank and Jesse James were so fond of a chili parlor in Fort Worth that they chose not to shoot and loot the town. …

Do Millennials Prefer Houston and San Antonio to Dallas and Austin?

The conventional wisdom is that Austin is packed with young people, while San Antonio primarily attracts people who are older and looking for a more …

Demographics

Take a Look at a Country Music Bar in Tokyo Called “Little Texas”

It’s easy to get homesick as a Texan abroad (and by “abroad,” we often mean anywhere north of, say, Interstate 40). “Authentic Texas” gets blown into …